Senior Front End Developer

About Us

If you, like us, are tired of being sent a barrage of boring, staid, intrusive emails, cold calls and marketing offers, keep reading.


We’re introducing a new kind of business to consumer communication. One that is authentic and respectful to both the customer and the employees. A platform that is personal and effective: we’re building such a platform, and we’d love you to join us.


Goodkind is a venture backed startup made up of an ambitious and distributed team living in Toronto, Vancouver and Bogota. Our platform enables businesses and organizations around the world to grow sales and improve engagement through the use of personal video stories. To date, our customers have sent over 350,000 video stories on Goodkind, and it’s only just the beginning.


About the role

We're looking for someone to lead Goodkind's front end development team. You'll be working with 4 developers to build incredible customer facing products that will touch >1 million people in 2021. You'll use modern technologies like Typescript and React and the latest web standards. Day to day you'll be hands on in our code and contribute daily while mentoring and coaching other front end developers.  


About You


  • Expertise in Javascript, HTML, CSS
  • Strong proficiency with React and React Native
  • You've worked with Next.js
  • You love Typescript
  • Expert in modern CSS3
  • You're always looking for the latest technologies
  • You love working with product management and design
  • You are a strong communicator
  • Experience hiring a tech team
  • You speak English and Spanish


Outcomes


  • You'll be collaborating with our product owner and designer
  • Set standards on patterns and development practices to improve our codebase
  • Co-lead development and maintenance of frontend repositories
  • Mentor engineers and help manage a growing team of 10 developers
  • You'll be working with technologies like React, Typescript, React Native, Styled Components, Next.js
  • Work directly with our CTO and development lead to define roadmap items
  • Fix bugs fast & improve the quality of overall team contributions

We provide our employees with competitive compensation, opportunities for progression and an empowering work environment. Learning is a big part of who we are. You’ll be given an education budget each year to pursue a skill or topic of your choosing. While many of our team members are fully remote, we’re planning a global retreat for as soon as it’s safe to travel. Together, we’ll determine a location plan that best fits your style.


Goodkind is an equal opportunity employer. Our diversity is central to who we are, and we strive to build and foster an open and transparent environment where team members feel heard, valued and included. You can read more about who we are and what we believe at wearegoodkind.com.